Babcock & Wilcox to supply fabric filters to US coal-fired power plants

Under the contracts, B&W PGG will engineer and supply a fabric filter for particulate emissions control for AEP Public Service Co of Oklahoma’s Northeastern Station Unit 3 near Oologah, Oklahoma, and two fabric filters for AEP Southwestern Electric Power Co’s Welsh Power Plant Units 1 and 3, near Pittsburg, Texas.

Material delivery for the Northeastern Unit 3 is scheduled for mid-2014. Materials for the Welsh power plant are scheduled for delivery in 2014 and 2015.